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BOW file format description

Many people share .bow files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .bow file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .bow files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bow - Back Orifice 2K Workspace

The BOW data files are related to Back Orifice 2000. BOW file is a Back Orifice 2K Workspace. Back Orifice 2000 (BO2k) is a computer program designed for remote system administration. The Back Orifice 2000 seems to be no longer supported.

Back Orifice 2000
Data files
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Back Orifice 2K Workspace related extensions:
IceWarp Mail Server IMAP Data
KeePass v2 Plugin
RSTuner RSMap Data
Steuer 2001 FEF Data
Hierarchical Data Format Release 4 Data
Hallo Northern Sky Data

Naturally, other applications may also use the .bow file extension. Even harmful programs can create .bow files. Be especially cautious with .bow files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .bow file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .bow file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

bkw, blw, bo, boa, bod, boe, bos, bpw, bw, fow, now, obw, ow, vow

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

BMP World File
Intuit Quickbooks Business Planner File
ArcGIS BIL World File
Family Origins Database
Plain Text Document
BSC Intermediate Object

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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